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#6ab8e0 Hex Color Code

#6ab8e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ab8e0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6ab8e0 is comprised of 41.57% red, 72.16% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6ab8e0 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 66% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.42 nm.

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#6ab8e0 linear gradient to complementary #d4a076

  1. #6ab8e0
  2. #87b4ce
  3. #9db0bc
  4. #aeacab
  5. #bda899
  6. #c9a488
  7. #d4a076

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4497bd
  2. #51a2c9
  3. #5eadd4
  4. #6ab8e0
  5. #76c3ec
  6. #82cff8
  7. #8edbff

Tones

  1. #6ab8e0
  2. #78b5d6
  3. #84b2cc
  4. #8eafc2
  5. #97abb8
  6. #9ea8af
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#6ab8e0 to white

  1. #6ab8e0
  2. #87c4e5
  3. #a1cfea
  4. #badbf0
  5. #d1e7f5
  6. #e8f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#6ab8e0 to black

  1. #6ab8e0
  2. #5997b7
  3. #48778f
  4. #385869
  5. #283b46
  6. #182025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 0.510 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Country Heather
      #75bee7
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 0.871 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 31-c
      #5fb6e6
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  25. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Heartland / 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  33. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

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#6ab8e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ab8e0 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6ab8e0">…</p>

#6ab8e0 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6ab8e0">…</p>

#6ab8e0 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ab8e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6994144
Binary
01101010, 10111000, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#6ab8e0
LRV
≈ 42.7%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 2.240
RGB
rgb(106, 184, 224)
RGBA
rgba(106, 184, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.206, g: 0.358, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9783072 / 0xff6ab8e0
HSL
hsl(200, 66%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 66%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.339), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 200.339, saturation: 52.679%, perceived brightness: 66.728%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.544, S: 69.506, L: 71.367
Cubehelix
H: -165.660, S: 0.735, L: 0.647
TSL
T: -1.917, S: 0.174, L: 0.648
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.527), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 36.534, Y: 42.724, Z: 76.828
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.274, Y: 42.724
CIELab
L: 71.367, a: -13.039, b: -27.420
CIELuv
L: 71.367, u: -34.212, v: -41.568
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.367, C: 30.363, H: 244.567
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.367, C: 53.836, H: 230.544
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.363, a: -14.616, b: -23.935
CIECAM02
J: 61.364, C: 43.463, h: 230.806, Q: 154.336, M: 38.007, s: 49.625, H: 292.235
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -4.638, green: 3.674
LMS
L: 32.649, M: 47.287, S: 76.243
YCbCr
Y: 157.930, Cb: 157.104, Cr: 90.918
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 165.238, Db: 88.420, Dr: 112.654
YPbPr
Y: 170.266, Pb: 28.970, Pr: -40.840
xvYCC
Y: 162.228, Cb: 153.448, Cr: 92.125
YIQ
Y: 165.238, I: -59.316, Q: -4.048
YUV
Y: 165.238, U: 28.918, V: -51.970
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.799
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.576

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